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‘Masterful’: Some Arsenal fans blown away by Gunner’s international display; others disagree

A number of Arsenal fans have taken to Twitter to comment on Granit Xhaka’s performance for Switzerland in their 1-0 defeat to Denmark on Saturday.

The Swiss’ hopes of qualifying for Euro 2020 suffered a significant blow as they were beaten by the Danes. Yussuf Poulsen scored the game’s only goal with six minutes remaining in Copenhagen.

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In fairness to the visitors, the contest could have been completely different had Denmark not had Kasper Schmeichel in goal. The Leicester City stopper was outstanding, arguably proving to be the best player on the pitch.

Arguably the best save he made came from Xhaka’s effort early on. The Arsenal midfielder curled a delicious strike towards the top corner from outside the box. However, Schmeichel somehow pawed the ball away.

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It was a disappointing night for Xhaka, and some felt that he switched off for Denmark’s goal. shows that he failed to make a single challenge or win an aerial duel.

Some Arsenal fans on social media seemed to think that Xhaka was actually a lot better than he can be for the Gunners. But others were less convinced and suggested that he was poor.

Here is what some of the fans made of the midfielder’s display…

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